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Soulo Switch

Jameson is back in your face, and he's not messin' about. "Switch" is a sure-fire steppa's anthem, dropping serious bass that surges over a Timbaland-style roll. It's flipped by one of the sickest Soulo 4beat-roller rubs yet.… Read more »

Outlaw Breaks Feat. Gemma Fox & Sweetie Irie Dutty

One of the best of the current crop of ragga chat tunes. A hyper-catchy tweak-bass melody underpins sweet scat from new talent Gemma Fox and vocal stabs from stalwart Sweetie Irie.… Read more »

Benny Ill & Hatcha Highland Spring

This heavyweight Horsepower vs.… Read more »

Various Artists Ritmos De Brasil EP

An amazing selection of bits straight from the heart of the drum & bass revolution: Sao Paolo, Brazil.… Read more »

Pieter K Rapport

Pieter K's already displayed his talent at complex drumwork, but he dabbles further into melody on "Rapport"-experimental, deep headphone business with a melancholic feel.… Read more »

Dillinja Live or Die

The flipside's "South Manz," with its "bassline roller to shake the venue" sample and scary, high-pitched melody, is my favorite here, as Dillinja delivers a more rolled-out track that's still heavy on the bass & drum.… Read more »

Books On Tape Throw Down Your Laptops

Mixing guitar chords with shuffling breakbeats of various tempos in spy-chase like sequences, Books on Tape proclaims its stance as "beatpunk," and features members of indie bands Bright Eyes and Slow Coach guesting with main man Todd Books.… Read more »

Juju The Barrio Funk EP

Taking it up a notch for the label's tenth release, Juju drops a monstrous double-pack that captures his vision perfectly. From the steady-pumping "Vampiros" to the Fabio-inspired "Far Away," Juju touches on all corners of his sound.… Read more »

Tech Itch Destiny

Your man Mark Caro brings on the sixth installment for his Tech Itch sister label, and it's a big, bad one. The title track comprises a dark, well-produced, sci-fi roller with broad bass, scritchy keys and a good amount of acid bleep.… Read more »

Various Artists Mickey Finn: The Takeover Bid II

Londoner and Urban Takeover maven Mickey Finn flings us warped samples at hyperspeed on his latest drum & bass mix of frenetic wildlife at night.… Read more »

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